Located on a quiet alley on Cach Mang Thang Tam Road, District 3, Ho Chi Minh City, Hoi An or Hoai Pho Restaurant with its space and décor reminds people of the peaceful scenery of old streets and the Hoai River running through the ancient town of Hoi An.
Hoi An is well-known for its pure beauty of an ancient and pensive town with the peaceful Hoai River. For this reason, when visiting the restaurant people will feel close and familiar with its space and architecture.
The gate at Hoi An Restaurant is similar to Ngo Mon (Moon Gate) in the Imperial Capital of Hue.
The restaurant was designed in the architectural style of Hoi An.
The restaurant is decorated with lanterns.
Lamps in the ancient style are hung on the wall.
Photos of the ancient town of Hoi An and the daily life of Hue people are displayed in the restaurant.
The restaurant’s menu consists of many traditional dishes of Hoi An.
The decor of the restaurant reminds people of the cultural space of the ancient town.
Hoi An restaurant is a popular destination for enjoying delicious food of Hoi An.
Tran The Cuong, a native of Quang Nam and the owner of Hoi An Restaurant, said that even though he lives in Ho Chi Minh City, he wishes to preserve his native food’s flavours. Therefore, his restaurant is a popular place for Quang Nam people who are living far from their hometown, helping relieve their nostalgia. Coming people, people learn more about the culinary art and cultural space of Hoi An, a World Heritage Culture.
Story: Nguyen Vu Thanh Dat- Photo: Nguyen Luan
Source: Vietnam Pictorial